Decision details

Proposals for the 2020-21 High Needs Block Element of the Schools Budget

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Children, Young People & Learning

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To agree the 2020-21 High Needs Block Elements of the Schools Budget.


RESOVLED that the Executive Member agreed the recommendations proposed by the Schools Forum as set out in paragraph 3.1 of the attached Appendix A of the Director:People’s report.


Reasons for the decision:

To ensure that the 2020-21 Schools Budget is set in accordance with the views of the Executive, schools, the Schools Forum and the statutory funding framework.


Alternative options considered:

These have been considered during the budget consultation stage and previous reports to the Schools Forum.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Financial Impact: Within anticipated resources

Declarations: None

Subject to Urgent Proceedings: NO

Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director, People

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Formal consultation


People Departmental Management Team and Schools Forum

Contact: Paul Clark, Finance Business Partner Email: Tel: 01344 354054.

Publication date: 01/04/2020

Date of decision: 01/04/2020

Effective from: 10/04/2020

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